Best Known For
Mohammed was the founder of the religion of Islam, accepted by Muslims throughout the world as the last of the prophets of God.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Mohammed was born in 570 in Mecca, now in Saudi Arabia. His father died before he was born and he was raised in the desert. At age 40, Mohammed had the first of a series of revelations that became the basis for the Koran and the foundation of Islam. Through a combination of diplomacy and force, Mohammed united most of Arabia. He died in 632, the year of the first Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca.
© 2013 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
Included In These Groups
Famous Academics 444 people in this group
Famous Philosophers 79 people in this group
Famous Military Leaders 242 people in this group
profile name: Mohammed or Mahomet profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.